Major Casey J. Montgomery

Major Casey J. Montgomery is the Logistics Readiness Squadron Commander, 190th Air Refueling Wing, Forbes Field, Topeka, Kansas. She is responsible for overseeing diverse day-to-day operations within 100+ person squadron which includes Operations & Compliance, Materiel Management, Fuels Management, Vehicle Management, Deployment and Distribution. Major Montgomery is dedicated to ensuring customers receive high quality logistics support in a timely and efficient manner in support of the 190th Air Refueling Wing’s 12 assigned aircraft and over 900 personnel.  

Major Montgomery entered the Air National Guard in 2002, receiving her initial training through the United States Air Force Basic Military Training.  She began her career as a crew chief on the KC-135D/E/R. In 2007, Major Montgomery made the move to Recruiting and in 2008 she was selected to the Budget Officer position. She commissioned in 2009 through the Academy of Military Science. In Budget, she orchestrated an annual budget in excess of 40 million dollars and over 43,000 workdays while providing instrumental decision support to wing leadership. In 2016, she moved into her first Command position as the 190th Communications Flight Commander and then in 2017, she was selected to be the 190th Force Support Squadron Commander.

Major Montgomery has spent her entire military career in the Kansas Air National Guard and been full time since September 2005, where she has been fortunate to travel to multiple states and countries while working with people from all walks of life.



2002 AF Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX

2002 Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS

2003 Aerospace Maintenance Technical School, Sheppard AFB, Wichita Falls, TX

2005 Airman Leadership School (Non-Residence)

2006 Associates Degree in Aerospace Maintenance, Community College of the Air Force

2007 ANG Recruiting School, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX

2008 Associates Degree in Human Resource Management, Community College of the Air Force

2009 Academy of Military Science, McGhee-Tyson ANG Base, Knoxville, TN

2009 Basic Financial Management Officer School, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS

2014 Squadron Officer School (Non-Residence), Air University

2017 Air Command and Staff College On-Line Master’s Program (Non-Residence), Air University

2020 Air Command and Staff College (Non-Residence), Air University

2021 Logistics Readiness Officer Course, Sheppard AFB, TX



January 2002-August 2007, Crew Chief, Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, 190 ARW, KS

August 2007-June 2008, Production Recruiter, 190 ARW, Forbes Field ANGB, KS

June 2008-March 2016, Budget Officer, Comptroller Flight, 190 ARW, Forbes Field ANGB, KS

March 2016-March 2017, Commander, Communications Flight, 190 ARW, KS

April 2017-October 2020, Commander, Force Support Squadron, 190 ARW, KS

October 2020-Present, Commander, Logistics Readiness Squadron, 190 ARW, KS



Meritorious Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster

Air and Space Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Air and Space Achievement Medal



Kansas Air National Guard Recruiting Ribbon

Kansas National Guard Commendation Ribbon

Kansas National Guard Service Medal with one device



2002 Basic Military Training Honor Graduate

2003 Aerospace Maintenance Technician Top Graduate

2005 Airman Leadership School Academic Excellence

2007 Recruiting School Top Graduate

2008 Kansas ANG Recruiter of the Quarter

2009 Basic Financial Management Officer School Academic Excellence

2013 190 ARW Company Grade Officer of the Year

2016 Topeka Armed Forces Personnel of the Year Award

2016 Air National Guard (KS) Outstanding Company Grade Officer

2017 NGAUS Theodore Roosevelt Leadership Award for Company Grade Officers

2017 ANG Squadron Commander’s Course

2018 Initial Force Support Officer Course Academic Excellence

2020 USAF Leader Development Course for Squadron Command

2020 AF Continuous Process Improvement Green Belt Training

2021 Logistics Readiness Officer Course

2023 Reserve Component National Security Course



National Guard Association of Kansas, Life Member and Board of Directors

National Guard Association of the United States, Life Member

Burlingame Saddle Club, Life Member



Second Lieutenant, 20 Feb 2009

First Lieutenant, 20 Feb 2011

Captain, 20 Feb 2013

Major, 05 May 2017


(Current as of August 2023)